Quick Facts Of YG
Celebrated Name YG Age 29 Years Nick Name Young Gangster Birth Name Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson Birth Date 1990-03-03 Gender Male Profession Rapper Birth Nation United States Place Of Birth Compton, California Nationality American Ethnicity Black Horoscope Pisces Best Known For His popular rap, and mixtape. Mother Shonee Jackson Body Build/Type Masculine Height 5ft. 10inch.(1.78m) Weight 69kg(150lbs) Body Measurement 35-25-40 inches Bicep Size 14 inches Hair Color Black Eye Color Brown Daughter Harmony and Vibe Jackson Girlfriend Kehlani Net Worth $3 million
YG, Young Gansta is an American rapper who rose to the international stardom after the release of his hit album, “My Krazy Life”. YG has released several singles including, “Toot It and Boot It”(2009), “My Nigga”(2013), “Left, Right”. YG is more in news nowadays, because of his link with the singer, Kehlani. Currently, he is signed to the Young Jeezy’s imprint CTE World.
YG and Kehalni Are Up In the Race of Their Relationship!
Compton-bred-rapper YG and the popular singer, Kehlani were spotted together for the first time on Thursday, September 5, 2019, at New York Fashion Week. Both of the artists were captured walking hand-in-hand into the Kith show with their outstanding outfits.
Further, when the paparazzi asked, “Is it safe to say it’s official?” to which Kehlani mumbled, “Mmmmm Hmmmm”. Later the night on September 6, 2019, Kehlani uploaded photos of her and YG together admitting, “the cats out of the bag”.
The catchline of this relationship is that both of them have their own child with another person. YG recently in July 2019, had his second child with Catelyn Sparks while Kehlani had her first child in March 2019 with Javie White.
What is YG Famous for?
- YG is famous as the popular rapper and his relation with singer, Kehlani.
When and Where was YG Born?
YG was born on March 9, 1990, in Compton, California, United States. YG’s real birth name is Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson. His nationality is American. YG belongs to black ethnicity while Pisces is his zodiac sign.
Keenon is popularly known as YG that stands for Young Gangster.
YG was raised in his hometown, Compton, California along with his grandparents. His father served time in jail for tax fraud while her mother, Shonee Jackson worked at the popular fast foods company, McDonald’s.
When YG was just 16, he got involved in gangster and became a part of the Compton-based Westside Tree Top Piru, “Bloods gang” in 2006.
When did YG Make His BreakThrough Professional Career?
- YG kicked off his professional career with the release of his first debut album, “I’m 4rm Bompton” in 2012.
- YG was featured on Yo Gotti’s “Act Right” that peaked at number 100 on the Billboard Hot 100.
- In August 2013, YG was prominently featured on the CTE World mixtape, “Boss Yo Life Up Gang”.
- Shortly after, YG released his album’s lead single, “My Nigga” that peaked at no. 19 on the US Billboard hot 100.
- On December 10, 2013, YG released his second single, “Left, Right”.
- YG made his breakout career after he released his album, “My Krazy Life” on February 18, 2014.
- YG released the single, “Cash Money” and “Twist My Fingaz” in July 2015.
- He then released his second single, “I Want a Benz” featuring rappers Hussle and 50 Cent on December 12, 2015,
- YG’s second studio album, “Still Brazy” was released on June 17, 2016.
- YG also released his singles, “Why You Always Hatin?” and “Black Friday” in 2016 and “Just Re’d Up 3” in 2017.
- Later, he was featured in Mariah Carey’s song, “I Don’t” on February 3, 2017.
- In the same year 2018, YG released his third studio album, “Stay Dangerous”.
- On April 3, 2019, YG announced the unexpected album, “4Real 4Real” via Twitter that was released on May 24 due to the death of his friend, Nipsy Hussle.
Is YG Married/ Dating: Personal Life?
The 29 aged West Coast rapper, YP is in a relationship with the popular singer, Kehlani. Kehlani has currently confirmed dating YG on September 6, 2019, through her Instagram account as she has posted a few of the photos of her and YG together captioning, “the cats out of the bag”.
YG is the father of two daughters named Harmony and Vibe Jackson. YG was in a longtime relationship with Catelyn Sparks as they welcomed their second daughter on July 13, 2019.
Besides, YG’s current girlfriend Kehlani just gave birth to her first baby in March 2019 with Javie White.
On January 25, 2012, during one of the filming of YG’s music video, “I’m a Thug”, the real shots were fired which later on got shut and closed by the police.
On June 12, 2015, YG was shot at a recording studio in Studio City, California that created three wounds in his hip. However, YG returned to the studio the next day.
Is YG A Millionaire?
Considering all of the hard works and time that YG has put on his career as a rapper, he has managed to amass a great fortune of million dollars in his account. YG makes most of his fortune through his albums and songs.
Besides, YG has an estimated net worth of $3 million. With the millions of fortune that YG has in his account, he has managed to live a lavish and luxurious lifestyle.
How tall is YG?
The popular rapper, YG has a well maintained masculine body physique. YG stands tall with a height of 5ft. 10inch.(1.78m) while his body weighs around 69kg(150lbs). YG has a body measurement of 35-25-40 inches with 14 inches as his bicep size.
Talking about his looks, YG has a dark complexion with black hair and brown eyes. Besides, YG has his whole body painted with a number of tattoos.
Did You Know?
- YG is the founder of 4Hunnid Records which was launched in 2016.
- YG has his whole body painted with a number of tattoos.